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Is it Time for an Investment Property?
Posted on 09/15/2019
Is it Time for an Investment Property?
Is investing in a second property the best decision for you? If you've found yourself with a little bit of extra liquidity, you might be considering investing in additional property, a startup company, or adding to your general investment fund. What makes a second home or property a good move for your future? Family Memories If you have...
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1530 Chablis Circle, St. Helena, CA 94574 now has a new price of $1,685,000!
Posted on 09/12/2019
1530 Chablis Circle, St. Helena, CA 94574 now has a new price of $1,685,000!
With year round color, the lush meditative gardens set the stage for this light and bright, sun filled 2,456+/- sq ft, 4 bedroom/3 bath home, including 2 en suite, spacious open concept living, generous size rooms, 4 fireplaces, and oversized 2 car garage and additional storage. Bringing the outdoors in, the expansive windows and French doors open to the relaxing waterfall, koi pond, inground pool and the numerous vignettes set throughout this substantial .23 +/- acre quiet, Westside parcel. Solar...
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170 Edgewood Place, Angwin, CA 94508 now has a new price of $949,000!
Posted on 09/10/2019
170 Edgewood Place, Angwin, CA 94508 now has a new price of $949,000!
Rental INCOME! In addition to today's incredibly low interest rates, 170 Edgewood Place offers a steady income stream from the LEGAL 700+/- sq ft 1 bedroom apartment with separate entrance, living, kitchen, bedroom, walk in closest, dual vanity bath and laundry - Currently rented for $1,500/month including utilities, this is simply a BONUS to the spacious main house sited on a private 1 acre +/- wooded hillside providing solitude and unobstructed views of tree top living within a courtyard setting. Natural light floods the 3 bedrooms and 3 baths with vaulted ceilings, expansive windows and doors, Azek Premium decking accessible from both...
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Fun Activities for You and Your Family
Posted on 09/08/2019
Fun Activities for You and Your Family
Family bonding moments are precious and something you should take for granted. They are essential to developing lasting memories with your children before they move into those stubborn teenage years. Getting kids to take part in activities can sometimes overwhelm, but it's much easier when it suits their interests. Here are a few fun projects to do with...
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2009 Webber Avenue, Yountville, CA 94599 now has a new price of $2,500,000!
Posted on 09/06/2019
2009 Webber Avenue, Yountville, CA 94599 now has a new price of $2,500,000!
Be the first to call 2009 Webber home where your quest for perfection is realized. Tucked down a gated drive in Old Town, a mere block to the world class restaurants and ateliers, the clean lines of this classic 2 bedroom en suite are married with meticulously detailed design and expert craftsmanship. Timeless materials, high end finishes and appointments such as fixtures by Waterworks complete this private enclave. A Yountville State of...
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First-Rate Second-Hand Shopping
Posted on 09/01/2019
First-Rate Second-Hand Shopping
Thrift stores, consignment shops, or otherwise know as second-hand shopping hold hidden treasures that you can comb through. Everything from limited editions to designer brands or that one item that reminds you of visiting your grandparents' house. When your kids are growing out of clothes every time you turn around thrift stores can be an excellent resource. If...
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Growing Poinsettias All Year Long
Posted on 08/25/2019
Growing Poinsettias All Year Long
Poinsettias are plants most often associated with Christmas, but you can display them indoors during any season. They are beautiful and can add color to your home. Poinsettia flowers come in pink, white, cream and red (which is the most popular). These flowers grow up to 18 inches tall, but to keep them looking stunning requires a substantial...
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How Much Should You Pay for a Smart Home Device?
Posted on 08/18/2019
How Much Should You Pay for a Smart Home Device?
There is no set amount that a homeowner should spend on a smart house device. In fact, depending on the smart gadgets you purchase, you may wind up spending only a few dollars, or hundreds, on these devices. But if you understand how to shop for smart home gadgets, you may be better equipped than other property owners to...
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3105 Mount Veeder Road, Napa, CA 94558 is now new to the market!
Posted on 08/17/2019
3105 Mount Veeder Road, Napa, CA 94558 is now new to the market!
Within minutes drive to Oakville, Yountville and Napa world-class wine tasting and nightlife. Rare opportunity to build and live in one of Napa's infamous mountain appellations, experience proximity to nature, world-class cyclist routes and land trust trails. Property includes unique year-round spring fed waters, terraced and sun-filled garden options and your own private woodland. A special opportunity to live within minutes from amazing neighbors including Hess Collection Museum, Yates Family Vineyard and Pulido-Walker' Mount Veeder Estate Vineyard. Mount Veeder is noted for an easy drive to Sonoma Valley's wine region and town...
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How to Control Contaminants in Your House
Posted on 08/11/2019
How to Control Contaminants in Your House
As seasons change, the air inside your home changes. Some seasons bring more pollen and dust, while others introduce wood smoke, and still others mold spores, mildew, and fungi. While you can’t keep them all out, here are some ideas for making your indoor as healthful as possible through every season. Sneeze defeaters Make sure your vacuum has...
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Stylish Window Coverings that Save You Money
Posted on 08/04/2019
Stylish Window Coverings that Save You Money
When moving into a new home, the first thing you want to do is make it your own. That means painting, upgrading fixtures, and the all-important window coverings. Instead of just looking for the most stylish option, take this chance to go with curtains, shades, blinds and screens will improve your bottom line. Most of the energy lost...
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Home Buying for Seniors – What to Expect
Posted on 07/28/2019
Home Buying for Seniors – What to Expect
Moving from one apartment to another is not an easy decision for the senior citizens. Apart from its area, there are other factors to consider. It is always difficult to move from a place you accustomed to, whether you are buying a home close to your family, or you are getting a new home to downsize, packing from...
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